About


The Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists is an annual meeting of four  scientific societies — the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists; the American Elasmobranch Society; the Herpetologists’ League; and the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles – to share current research and network with professional peers.  Graduate students compete for presentation and travel awards.

Local Hosts

Our local host committee helps with a variety of tasks including finding volunteers to staff our registration table and finding local venues for our social events.

Organizing Societies

Our organizing societies for the 2017 meeting include the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists; the American Elasmobranch Society; the Herpetologists’ League; and the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles.

Meeting Management and Planning Committee

The Meeting Management and Planning Committee is comprised of representatives from all of the organizing societies and helps with suggestions for future sites, as well as improvements to the meeting.

General Information

This page includes general information about the meeting

Graduate Student Information

Review information about presentation awards, travel awards, and student fundraisers.

Future Meetings

Review information about dates and locations about future meetings.

Past Meeting Archives

Review information from past meetings including abstracts, schedules, and photos.